New Delhi: Two women security personnel posted at Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s official residence in Mumbai on Tuesday reportedly tested positive for coronavirus. Also Read - Video | Mumbai's Juhu Beach Remains Deserted As Cyclone Tauktae Wreaks Havoc In Mumbai
According to reports, the two policewomen were posted at Varsha, in Mumbai’s Malabar Hill area, last week and were tested for COVID-19 on Sunday. They have been sent for 14-day routine quarantine and the whole building has been disinfected. The second floor of the building that has the control room has also been sealed. Also Read - Delhi Registers 4524 Fresh COVID-19 Cases, 10,918 Recoveries In Last 24 Hours
Six police personnel who came in close contact with have been quarantined as a precautionary measure. Moreover, swabs of security personnel at crucial places were also taken to mitigate any risk of infecting ministers and dignitaries. However, no reports suggested if they came in contact with members of the Thackeray family. Also Read - COVID19 Recovery Incomplete Even After 21 Days Due to Fibrosis | Doctor Explains Why
As of now, the Chief Minister has been staying at his Bandra home and was coming to Varsha only for official purpose.